Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. When you turn to Sylvan Learning in Rapid City, you can expect our talented tutors to deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to go further in school and beyond.


Families trust us for our proven tutoring programs and so much more. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Rapid City programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we do this? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

These days, math is taught a little differently in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Whew!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs help equip students with critical 21st-century STEM skills that they can put to use in school and even in future careers. Our cool programs include science, engineering, coding, robotics and math.

Your child will have plenty of fun learning how to use our kid-friendly software and partnering with peers on cool projects — it’s the perfect way to develop a love for STEM!

College Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

From developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of college. Get ready to conquer those college goals!

Get Proven Results with Sylvan

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. Fortunately, Sylvan offers personal tutoring program in Rapid City that comes backed by proven results. Our team of tutors is here to ensure your child’s success!

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and nearly 40 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

Start Now for Extra Savings!

For a limited time, you can get your child started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for only $95. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.